Job Placement services for adults with developmental challenges - Attleboro Enterprises, Inc.

284 John Dietsch Boulevard
North Attleboro, MA 02763
508-695-4046
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Job Placement

Pre-Employment Transition Services

Pre-employment transition services are available for disabled students between the ages of 14-21. The program will be open to forty students, twenty per session, on an annual basis from the following school systems: Attleboro, Bi-County Collaborative, Dighton-Rehoboth, Foxboro, Mansfield, North Attleboro, Norton, Seekonk, Somerset, and Swansea.   


Eligibility

Eligible students must:

  • Be referred to Attleboro Enterprises Inc. by Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission Area Office Vocational Rehabilitation Counselors in cooperation with the local school system
  • Have a long-term goal of competitive employment in the community
  • Commit to complete all three phases of the program model
  • Assume responsibility for transportation to and from internship sites

Criteria for Successful Completion

In order to successfully complete the program, a student must:

  • Participate in initial intake and assessment
  • Complete a minimum of twenty-seven hours of classroom instruction
  • Complete a minimum of sixty internship hours
  • Must be discharged from Job Exploration by the Transition Specialist
  • Have a Transition Plan
  • Complete a professional resume
  • Demonstrate understanding and awareness of disability disclosure

For more information contact:
Transitional Specialist
Kiara Taveras
508-695-4046 ext 132
ktaveras@attleboroenterprises.org